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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of patients

From: Surveillance ultrasonography for conservative treatment of femoral shaft fractures in young children

  Group A (with US) Group B (without US) P value#
Age
 Mean age (months) 29.9 ± 15.7 30.3 ± 15.6 0.9130
Gender
 Male 21 39 0.3255
 Female 8 24  
Injured femur
 Left side 17 33 0.5767
 Right side 12 30  
Injury mechanism
 Fall 11 25 0.6201
 High fall 10 15  
 Hit by a heavy object 2 9  
 Pedestrian injury by vehicles 6 14  
FSF sites
 Distal 4 9 0.9973
 Middle 20 43  
 Proximal 5 11  
  1. US Ultrasonography, FSF Femoral shaft fracture
  2. #P < 0.05 was considered significant